July 6, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of Veritext Holding Company (Veritext), a portfolio company of The Riverside Company (Riverside), to Investcorp International, Inc. (Investcorp). The transaction closed on July 1, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Veritext. The transaction was led by Ned Valentine, John Arendale and Brian Lucas from the firm's Richmond office.

Mergers Unleashed
June 28, 2010

Director Cheairs Porter discusses the increase in the number of private equity groups attracted to middle market healthcare over the past five years.
 

June 21, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of IDQ Holdings, Inc. (IDQ), a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, to Castle Harlan. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to IDQ and the transaction was led by Chris Williams, Joe Conner, and Doug Kinard from the firm's Richmond office.

June 11, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces the sale of ENTRIX, Inc. (ENTRIX), a portfolio company of The Riverside Company (Riverside), to strategic buyer Cardno Limited (Cardno). The transaction closed on June 10, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to ENTRIX. The transaction was led by Ned Valentine and Jim Reinhart.

Mergers Unleashed
June 3, 2010

Harris Williams expands their concentrated industry efforts with the launch of the firm’s Aerospace, Defense & Government Services Group. Managing Director Jon Nemo is leading the group.

Firm Continues to Bolster Industry Specialization
June 3, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that Jon Nemo has joined the firm as a managing director to lead the firm's dedicated Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group. Nemo has deep industry knowledge, extensive transaction experience, and strong relationships with a broad universe of strategic buyers and private equity sponsors worldwide.

May 25, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce that its client, Installed Building Products, recently completed a successful balance sheet restructuring and recapitalization transaction. The transaction, which significantly strengthened IBP's capitalization, positions the company to take advantage of growth opportunities in the rebounding building products sector.

May 24, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that Travel Leaders Group, LLC (Travel Leaders) has entered into a definitive agreement for its Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions, LLC (Connexions) subsidiary to be acquired by Affinion Group, Inc. (Affinion) for approximately $135 million. Harris Williams & Co. is acting as the exclusive advisor to Connexions. The transaction is being led by Jim Reinhart, Eric Reimers, and Matt Volinsky.

May 14, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces the sale of United States Infrastructure Corporation (USIC), a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C. (Kohlberg), to OMERS Private Equity. The transaction closed on May 14, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to USIC. The transaction was led by Ned Valentine, Mike Hogan, John Arendale and Eric Logue from the firm's Richmond office.

April 30, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that Hospitalists Management Group (HMG), a portfolio company of Waud Capital Partners (WCP), has been recapitalized by AEA Investors (AEA). The transaction closed on April 30, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to HMG. The transaction was led by Turner Bredrup and Cheairs Porter from the firm's Healthcare & Life Sciences Group in Richmond.